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Oct. 24, 2013

Women’s basketball ranked seventh MIAA polls

MIAA Release  |  2013-14 Women’s Basketball Schedule

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The Northwest Missouri State women’s basketball team was ranked in the middle of the pack at seventh in the MIAA Preseason Coaches and Media Polls which were released today by the conference.

Northwest received 94 points in the coaches poll and 201 points in the medial poll. Emporia State was tabbed as the favorite in the coaches poll receiving eight votes, while Central Missouri was picked first in the medial poll with 13 votes.

Head Coach Michael Smith enters his first season at the helm of the Bearcats after five seasons as the head coach of former MIAA rival Truman State University.

Northwest will start the season in Quincy, Ill. Nov. 9 as they take on Quincy University with tip-off scheduled for 6:00 p.m. The Bearcats will host Truman State for the team’s home opener Nov. 16 during the Winstead-Reeves classic with the game set to start at 7:30 p.m.

2013-14 MIAA Preseason Coaches Poll

1. Emporia State (8) 164

2. Central Missouri (5) 158

3. Washburn (1) 143

4. Fort Hays State 130

5. Pittsburg State 124

6. Northeastern State 101

7. Northwest Missouri 94 

8. Missouri Western 90

9. Missouri Southern 72

10. Southwest Baptist 66

11. Central Oklahoma 49

12. Lincoln 36

13. Lindenwood 28

14. Nebraska-Kearney 19

 

2013-14 MIAA Preseason Media Poll

1. Central Missouri (13) 359

2. Emporia State (7) 338

3. Washburn (6) 312

4. Fort Hays State (1) 293

5. Pittsburg State 269

6. Northeastern State 267

7. Northwest Missouri 201

8. Missouri Western 187

9. Missouri Southern 171

10. Southwest Baptist 128

11. Central Oklahoma 101

12. Lincoln 85

13. Nebraska-Kearney 75

14. Lindenwood 49


For more information, please contact:

Media Relations Department, Northwest Athletics
sid@nwmissouri.edu | 660.562.1118 | Fax: 660.562.1582

Northwest Athletics
Lamkin Activity Center | 800 University Drive | Maryville, MO 64468